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10.04.2018

Barcelona, April 10, 2018. – Six Catalan and two from other nodes of the EIT Health European consortium have been selected to participate in the CRAASH Barcelona acceleration program organized by Biocat in collaboration with CIMIT (Boston). CRAASH Barcelona is part of the...

22.02.2018

Barcelona, February 22, 2018. - The combination of health and mobile technology is a growing trend in Catalonia, too. This can be seen in the fact that, of the 102 Catalan companies that will have a booth at Mobile World Congress 2018 (MWC), kicking off on 26 February in Barcelona, 18% (19 companies) work in the healthcare arena.

Catalan healthtech exhibitors at MWC include: Alma Medical ImagingAteknea Solutions, ...

14.02.2018

Barcelona, February 14, 2018. - Biocat is bringing the CRAASH Barcelona acceleration program to Europe. This 12-week course will help research teams from Catalonia and other European countries successfully launch innovation to market in the medical devices, diagnostics, e-health and digital health arena.

The program will select and train eight research teams to commercialize their technology within 3 to 5 years. Participants will be guided by expert mentors from CIMIT (...

14.06.2017

Barcelona, 14 June 2017. A total of 30 Catalan companies and organizations are going to be at the BIO International Convention this year. The top partnering fair for the biomedical sector will be held this year from 19 to 22 June at the San Diego Convention Center (California, United States). The Catalan delegation, coordinated by Biocat, is made of up eight biotechnology firms working in therapies and diagnostics, seven devoted to research and development services, six pharmaceutical corporations, one professional...

29.05.2017

Barcelona, 29 May 2017.- After three completed editions and a fourth underway, the Moebio talent development and entrepreneurialism initiative, with its flagship program Design Health Barcelona (d·HEALTH Barcelona), is world renowned. The program has been ranked among the best in the world on prestigious rankings like Tech.EU and Health Startup, which...

16.03.2017

Barcelona, 16 March 2017.- For the third time, Barcelona will be hosting BIO-Europe Spring from 20 to 22 March. The spring edition of the most important partnering congress held in Europe for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry is returning to the city after the success of the editions held here in 2010 and 2013. It is doing so with unprecedented numbers: 110 companies and entities and 195 delegates from the BioRegion have registered so far, twice as many as the previous year.

"The record number of our companies participating in this edition reaffirms...